2012 "Mortal Coil" Pinot Noir

Sonoma Coast
94 points • ROBERT PARKER • WINE ADVOCATE Mortal Coil, which comes from the Phendler Vineyard on the Sonoma Coast is made from Dijon clones 777 and 115. It exhibits a deep garnet color as well as a big, sweet bouquet of black cherries, blackcurrants, plums, forest floor and spring flowers. Rich, full-bodied, round, juicy and complex, this Côte de Nuits-like 2012 Pinot can be consumed over the next 7-8 years.